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Tg(Col2a1-cre/ERT)KA3Smac - Skeletal System
Recombinase Activity Detail
Allele Information
Allele:
Tg(Col2a1-cre/ERT)KA3Smac
transgene insertion KA3, Susan Mackem
Driver: Col2a1
Type: Transgenic (Inducible, Recombinase)
Inducer: induced by tamoxifen
Synonym: Col2CreERT, Tg(Col2a1-cre/ESR1)1Smac, Tg(Col2a1-cre/ESR1)KA3Smac
Molecular description: This transgene expresses a tamoxifen inducible form of cre recombinase driven by the Col2a1 promoter in cartilage. The cre recombinase coding region is joined to sequence encoding the ligand binding domain of the human estrogen receptor with a glycine to arginine missense mutation at position 521. This substitution enables the domain to bind to tamoxifen while ablating the estradiol binding ability.
Find mice (IMSR): Mouse Strains: 1 strain available       Cell Lines: 0 lines available
Additional Tissues: Tg(Col2a1-cre/ERT)KA3Smac activity also observed in:
Tissue Information
Skeletal System Other recombinase alleles with activity in Skeletal System tissues:
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Fig. Col2a1 Bone P56
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Fig. Col2a1 Sp Column P56
Recombinase Activity
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References
All for this allele: 19 reference(s)

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last database update
10/08/2014
MGI 5.20
The Jackson Laboratory